The Richmond Rockets  is a short track speed skating club based in Richmond, BC, Canada.  We run our practice sessions out of the two Olympic size hockey rinks at the Richmond Olympic Oval, located at 6111 River Road, Richmond, BC (map).  

Our new season starts September 3, 2019, and it run till March 12, 2020. We have practice sessions on Tuesday & Thursday from 4:30 pm to 5:15 pm (Group 1) and 5:15 pm to 6:30 pm (Group 2) as well as occasional Sunday afternoons.

Come and watch a practice, or contact us to book a FREE speed skating session!

Fall registration is on September 3, 2019,  3:00-4:15pm for Group 1 Skaters and 4:30-5:15pm for Group 2 Skaters by the skate rentals near at the Oval South Rink. Parents will need to bring 3 cheques this year.

For registration, more information on the sport of short track speed skating, about our club, our practice times, our membership & skates rental fees you can also email us at

Our club was founded in 2006 with the aim to provide training, coaching and social facilities for skaters and their families in the greater Richmond area of British Columbia, to allow speed skaters of all ages and abilities to develop, compete and enjoy the sport.

The Richmond Rockets Speed Skating Club is a registered club under the British Columbia Speed Skating Association (BCSSA) which is in turn linked with Speed Skating Canada (SSC).

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